How Important Is Scouting Before Your Hunt

How Important Is Scouting Before Your Hunt? When I had my first big game hunt when I was just 15 years old I didn’t even know what scouting for elk or deer meant. If you would’ve asked me I would’ve said sure I’m in scouts and I do scouting every Tuesday night. Lucky for me […]

Traveling With Your Hunting Optics1

Traveling With Your Hunting Optics Hunting big game animals for many of us requires traveling to the area we are going to hunt in a car or a truck packed to the hilt with our hunting equipment. While packing our clothes and our camping gear will not adversely affect their uses, we need to take […]

How Do You Get Ready For an Elk Hunt

How Do You Get Ready For an Elk Hunt? Well, there are definitely a lot of things to consider and plan for well before the hunt takes place. Here are a few tips that may help you as you prepare for your elk hunt. It’s always best to start planning at least a year in […]

Hill Country Living- Nature As Your Neighbor

Hill Country Living: Nature As Your Neighbor Did you wake up this morning to the sound of thudding bass as someone drove down the street? Perhaps you looked out the window to check the weather and instead saw…your neighbor’s window. Now imagine instead waking to bird song, and opening your blinds just as a herd […]

Tips to Preparing For a Successful Elk Hunt

Tips to Preparing For a Successful Elk Hunt Be Conditioned: An elk hunt, self-guided, or with an outfitter, will be physically taxing on your body. You must prepare yourself ahead of time, perhaps months, for the rigors ahead. Keeping a weekly schedule of walking should be the least of your exercise. Go on a hike […]

The Sport Of Elk Hunting – Doing It The Traditional Way

The Sport Of Elk Hunting – Doing It The Traditional Way! For many hunters, the sport of elk hunting is challenging enough, but many like to add another element of their hunt by using black powder cartridge rifles. When using the black powder cartridge the hunter channels ancestors past and their traditional hunting techniques. While […]